Australia

David Pocock to captain Australia against Georgia

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has named David Pocock as the captain for their upcoming World Cup game against Georgia to be played in Fukuroi on Friday.
8 October 2019

Tevita Kuridrani and Dane Haylett-Petty guide Australia to 45-10 win over Uruguay

Dane Haylett-Petty and Tevita Kuridrani scored doubles as Australia powered to a 45-10 bonus-point victory over Uruguay in their Pool D World Cup encounter at Oita Stadium.
5 October 2019

Jordan Petaia to make Australia debut against Uruguay

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has handed Jordan Petaia debut in the upcoming World Cup game against Uruguay to be played in Oita on Saturday.
2 October 2019

England's Piers Francis cleared to play after citing dismissed

England international Piers Francis will be available for the upcoming World Cup clash against Argentina after his citing for a dangerous tackle has been dismissed.
30 September 2019

Wales hold on to defeat Australia

Wales resisted a superb Australia fight back to clinch a 29-25 victory.
29 September 2019

Foley and Genia return to Australia line-up for Wales encounter

Australia will have a new halfback combination for the upcoming World Cup encounter against Wales this weekend with Bernard Foley and Will Genia returning to the line-up.
27 September 2019

Wales remain unchanged for Australia clash

Wales head coach Warren Gatland has named an unchanged line-up for the second round of World Cup game against Australia to be in Tokyo on Sunday.
27 September 2019

Discipline key for Wales in clash against Australia - Robin McBryde

Wales assistant coach Robin McBryde believes discipline will be key for his side's fortune when they take on Australia in their second game of the World Cup to be played in Tokyo this weekend.
26 September 2019

Australia's Reece Hodge suspended for three games

Australia have been dealt a major blow ahead of their upcoming World Cup game against Wales with winger Reece Hodge suspended for three weeks.
25 September 2019

Australia's Reece Hodge cited for dangerous play

Australia wing Reece Hodge has been cited for a dangerous play following their opening round of the World Cup clash against Fiji in Sapporo Dome.
22 September 2019

Michael Cheika slams referee for focussing on David Pocock

Australia head coach Michael Cheika slammed the match officials for focussing on David Pocock following their 39-21 win over Fiji in the opening round of the World Cup in Sapporo on Saturday.
21 September 2019

Australia survive Fiji scare in Pool D opener

Australia scored four second-half tries as the Wallabies fought back to defeat Fiji side 39-21.
21 September 2019

Ben Ryan: Quarter-final spot is definitely possible for Fiji

Ben Ryan says Fiji are more than capable of reaching the knockout stages of the Rugby World Cup.
20 September 2019

Rugby World Cup Pool D Preview

We take a look at Pool D which contains Wales, Australia, Fiji, Georgia and Uruguay.
19 September 2019

Christian Lealiifano, David Pocock in Australia line-up for World Cup opener against Fiji

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has named David Pocock in the starting line-up for the World Cup opening game against Fiji to be played in Sapporo on Saturday.
19 September 2019

Bernard Foley to join Japan's Kubota Spears after World Cup

Australia international Bernard Foley will head to Japan post World Cup after he was signed by Kubota Spears.
12 September 2019

Naiyaravoro ‘jumped’ straight into his first season with Saints – now he is ready for more

A man mountain, Taqele Naiyaravoro walked through the Franklin’s Gardens south stand with a smile on his face, before introducing himself to Talking Rugby Union in perhaps the best way ever; “How goes it, legends?”
12 September 2019

England and Australia left stranded at airport after Typhoon Faxai

England had a tough beginning to their World Cup campaign after they were left stranded at Narita International Airport in Tokyo following typhoon Faxai.
9 September 2019

Michael Cheika lavish praise on David Pocock after successful comeback

Australia head coach Michael Cheika lavished praise on flanker David Pocock after his successful comeback from injury in the recently concluded game against Samoa at Bankwest Stadium.
9 September 2019

Australia overcome Samoa with 34-15 victory

Australia bounced bank from their defeat to New Zealand in Auckland with a 34-15 victory over Samoa at Bankwest Stadium on Saturday.
8 September 2019